September Consumer Sentiment Soars on Jobs, Pay Increases

The University of Michigan's preliminary September consumer sentiment survey recorded its second-highest reading since 2004. Job and wage growth are the driving forces......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 14th, 2018

Gold prices fall for the session, gain less than $1 for the week

Gold prices settled lower on Friday as monthly increases in U.S. industrial production and consumer sentiment provided a boost to the dollar. December gold lost $7.10, or 0.6%, to settle at $1.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Jumped in Early September

U.S. consumer sentiment improved markedly in September, rising to the second-highest level since 2004, only behind the reading in March of this year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

Consumer sentiment hits 100.8 in September, vs. 96.6 estimate - CNBC

CNBCConsumer sentiment hits 100.8 in September, vs. 96.6 estimateCNBCConsumer sentimen.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 14th, 2018

UMich Sentiment Soars As Economic Optimism Hits 14 Year High

Led by a jump in both current conditions and consumer expectations, University of Michigan's Sentiment Survey jumped from 96.2 to 100.8, handily beating expectations of a 96.6 print, and the second highest level since.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 14th, 2018

Consumer sentiment falls to lowest level since September

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2018

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks Boosted by Beijing Pledge to step up investment in key areas

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks Boosted by Beijing Pledge to step up investment in key areas Headline indices of the Hong Kong share market closed higher on Wednesday, 19 September 2018, with investor sentiment buoyed by.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 20th, 2018

Trump"s latest Chinese tariffs are a $1 billion tax on housing

U.S. homebuilders are faced with rising costs for land, labor and materials, but a recent drop in lumber prices helped hold sentiment at a high level. Builder sentiment was unchanged in September. .....»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 18th, 2018

Economic Report: Home builder confidence stalls as tariffs bite

A closely-watched tracker of builder sentiment was unchanged at a recent low level in September as the industry continues to face steep headwinds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 18th, 2018

"All pain, no gain": Trump latest round of tariffs is already getting blasted by lawmakers and business groups

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump announced tariffs on roughly $200 billion worth of Chinese goods will go into effect September 24. The tariffs will hit a wide range of industrial and consumer goods. The escalation of the US-C.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 17th, 2018

Payment Processors Hit 52-Week High, Will the Rally Last?

Strong economic growth, increase in spending and high consumer sentiment lead to gains in stocks of payment processors. Stocks of payment processors, Visa Inc. V, Mastercard Incorp.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 17th, 2018

September"s "Real-Time" Economic Update: Majority Of Consumer-Based Indicators Have Negative Trends

September"s "Real-Time" Economic Update: Majority Of Consumer-Based Indicators Have Negative Trends.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 17th, 2018

4 Top-Ranked Stocks to Cash in on High Consumer Sentiment

Jump in consumer sentiment to the second-strongest level since 2004 indicates solid prospects for income and increase in consumer spending -- a boon for retail and consumer discretio.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 17th, 2018

4 Dividend Increases: September 10-14, 2018

4 Dividend Increases: September 10-14, 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 17th, 2018

Currencies: Dollar regains strength after economic data

The U.S. dollar regained its strength on Friday following some favorable economic data, including a buoyant consumer sentiment read......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

Consumer Sentiment Beats Expectations, Retail Rises at Slower Pace

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Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2018

Economic Report: Americans bullish on economy toward end of summer, consumer sentiment shows

The confidence of Americans in the U.S. economy and their own well-being rose toward the end of summer and stood near a 14-year high, according to a survey of consumer sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

US Gasoline Prices Up, Inflation Rising

US Gasoline Prices Up, Inflation Rising $UGA, $USO US consumer prices rose less than expected in August as increases in gasoline and rents were offset by declines in healthcare and apparel costs, and.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 14th, 2018

Atlanta Fed"s Bostic: Rate hikes can continue for several more quarters

There may be room for the U.S. jobs market to improve further without pressure on inflation, an argument for the Fed to be patient as it considers further rate increases, Atlanta Federal Reserve bank president Raphael Bostic said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2018

Consumer Prices Moderate After Run-Up Earlier in 2018

Consumer-price pressures began to moderate in August after a buildup in inflation through much of the year, a positive signal for workers who have seen bigger paychecks largely eaten by price increases......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 13th, 2018

In One Chart: This warning light indicates consumer sentiment could soon sour

This early-look consumer sentiment measure combines gas prices and mortgage rates. When will it hurt confidence?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2018